DIY Dreams

Thrift Store DIY  While out and about on a lunch break one day I came across this amazing dresser for $125 at the local ReStore- I immediately knew it needed to be mine. I was in search of a new dresser and thought about just buying one new. But then, the idea of buying an…

Product Watch: Cementine 20 Tile

A personal favourite with our design team, the look of a smaller scale but highly patterned random tile is the hottest interior design trend this fall. Mixing vintage styles and modern colours, this tile is screaming eclectic chic. The Cementine 20 Collection from Tierra Sol is near tile perfection. Coming in a randomly mixed box,…

Hooked on Hexagons

Hexagons are a trendy and fun pattern that are popping up in design all over the world. From carpet tiles in high end locations, to an elegant polished hexagon marble tile, the resurgence of patterns in design is proof of the break away from the long, clean lines that have been so popular. The shape…

Powder Room Secrets

Take the smallest room in your house and add pizazz with wallpaper, bold colours, and lots of personality. A powder room is generally on the main floor of a home, and is often frequented by guests and visitors. What better room to punch up the  with flare than the smallest one- it can be a…

Throwback Thursday: Shag Carpet

Shag was the ultimate in luxury in the 1960’s and 1970’s. In bright colours, reds, browns, greens even, it was a statement of the time with thick texture that was sure to get attention. Throwback: Shag Carpet   The thick-pile used to require an actual rake to keep the fibers standing standing tall, but often…

Exploring Style: Vintage Chic

One of the hottest trends right now has got be vintage- and it is easy to see why. When done with the right balance between old and new, the vintage chic look is bright and charming. Mixing old shapes and styles with update fabrics helps create a balance, so you don’t feel like you stepped…